Nicki Minaj, Deon Cole and Regina Hall have joined the cast of Barbershop 3.
Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer will headline the third installment of Barbershop under New Line/MGM. Rapper Eve will also return to join previously cast Michael Rainey Jr. and Common.
Nicki Minaj will be Draya, a hairdresser of the beauty shop portion of the barbershop. The said beauty shop will be managed by Regina Hall’s role, Angie. Deon Cole will play Dante, an opinionated fixture at the barbershop.
Barbershop 3 comes after the original movie released in 2002 and was followed by the sequel in 2004. Malcolm D. Lee is now in the directing chair working on a script by Kenya Barris and Tracy Oliver.
Check out these snaps of the some of the cast getting together for a rehearsal:
No word yet on when Barbershop 3 will be released.